Fasting#89 – AMA #11: All things fasting“Truthfully, in humans, we don’t necessarily know exactly what the dose curve looks like for duration of fasting to physiologic output of desired consequence.” —Peter Attia FastingIntermittent fastingMetabolic switching and different forms of fasting. FastingMy nutritional frameworkNutrition is such a loaded topic—almost a religious or political one—so I’m always looking for ways to explain it that are as free from that baggage as possible. Fasting#84 – AMA #10: Low testosterone, hypothyroidism, building muscle (and preserving it while fasting)“Milk is for babies. When you grow up you have to drink beer.” —Arnold Schwarzenegger Sleep#77 – AMA #2 with sleep expert, Matthew Walker, Ph.D.: short sleep mutants, optimal sleep environment, sleep apnea, & rapid fire questionsIn this special episode, Matthew Walker returns for his second AMA episode where he provides his expert insight on numerous sleep-related questions directly from listeners. He answers a wide range of questions from the gene that causes the short sleeping phenotype, to the ideal sleeping position, to the optimal temperature for best sleep, to how… FastingIs there an optimal window of time-restricted feeding?Breakfast like a king, lunch like a prince, and dine like a pauper? Fasting#59 – Jason Fung, M.D.: Fasting as a potent antidote to obesity, insulin resistance, type 2 diabetes, and the many symptoms of metabolic illness“We think of all these responses, obesity, insulin resistance, and the beta cell failure, as pathologic. They’re actually protective. . .Your body is actually trying to protect itself against the root cause of the problem which is too much insulin, too much glucose.” — Jason Fung Fasting#53 – AMA #6: Fasting framework, vitamin supplementation, antioxidants, time management, problem-solving, and more“Time is the only truly finite resource that we have. It is also the only unifying, equalizing resource. Meaning, no matter how much wealth or smarts or whatever you have, we are all stuck with the same disappearing thing.” — Peter Attia FastingSkipping breakfastNota bene: I was pretty pissed off when I wrote this, but don’t let my annoyance detract from the message. Bad science is an abomination. Incompetent news reporting on bad science is worse. FastingWanna know what keeps me up at night?Unfortunately, the answer is: We have no clue what the best protocol is for intermittent fasting (fasting that is done periodically, and not to be confused with time restricted feeding).